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Lucinda Strahan is a writer and journalist with an ongoing interest in visual languages and hybrid forms. She has published extensively on visual art and culture in newspapers, magazines and arts journals, and her experimental literary-visual works have been shown in the exhibitions Girls! Girls! Girls! (2008) and Writing Naked (2009). She holds a MA …

Dr. Seth Keen is a New Zealand–Australian documentary designer and producer, who has worked for 20 years in the film and television industry. He is a lecturer in new media at RMIT University in Melbourne. Seth holds a MA (by Research) in Media Arts and a PhD (Media and Communication). His academic research on documentary …

Kyla’s research interests focus on audio documentary and convergent media production. Using practice-based research methodology Kyla’s long-form audio documentaries explore the translation of film making practices and music compositional techniques into audio documentary and feature production. Kyla’s work in convergent media concentrates on social or participatory media productions that solicit and incorporate user generated work. …

We met, discussed writing progress to date (very good, and no problems yet). There was a bit of discussion about writing software (Scrivener versus Word), reading practices, bibliography managers, and when people write. We then did a brief exercise to help think about what our essays are about. This involved a Venn diagram and the …

Francesca Rendle-Short is an Associate Professor in the School of Media and Communication and Co-Director of the non/fictionLab research group. She is also Co-Director of WrICE  the Writers Immersion and Cultural Exchange program supported by the Copyright Agency. Francesca is a writer, novelist, essayist and memoirist. Her books include The Near and The Far (Scribe, …

David Carlin is an Associate Professor in the School of Media and Communication, co-founder of the non/fictionLab Research Group and co-director of the WriCE program. David Carlin is author of two books of nonfiction,The Abyssinian Contortionist (2015) and Our Father Who Wasn’t There (2010), and co-edited the anthologies The Near and the Far (with Francesca …

Fortnightly research writing workshops are being held by PhD, early career academics, and early career publishers in the documentary group. The workshops are outcome focussed, and designed to have all participants complete a 5000 word draft essay by the end of November. There will then be an intensive one day editing workshop held. This will …

Dr. Adrian Miles is Senior Lecturer and currently the Program Director of the consilience Honours lab at RMIT, in Melbourne, Australia. He does research on hypertext media and networked interactive video, and undertakes theoretically inflected digital projects. Adrian’s research interests include interactive nonfiction, pedagogies for new media, and digital video poetics – with a Deleuzean …

From doconode researcher Adrian Miles comes a conference presentation: The pics and text of my conference presentation, Flat Archives or Promiscuity Abound, which is more about relational media and engines than much else, is now on academia.edu. Miles, Adrian. “Flat Archives or Promiscuity Unbound.” University of Greenwich, 2014.

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Sophie Langley is an essayist and radio maker with an interest in food, environment, waste, making, posthumanism and social practice. She is a Masters by Research candidate in the non/fictionLab. Her research explores through a series of sonic essays the value in practices of making things using food scraps as materials. Sophie’s writing has been …